src = "/i/menu-sprite.gif"


Frances Ann Lebowitz

portrait of Fran Lebowitz
Photo by Christopher Macsurak (17 November 2011)

Born: 27 October 1950, Morristown, New Jersey

After being expelled from high school for "surliness", Lebowitz worked various odd jobs (including writing pornography on contract and driving a taxi) and sold ads for a small magazine before Andy Warhol hired here as a columnist for Interview. She also wrote for Mademoiselle before publishing a collection of essays titled Metropolitan Life in 1978 and Social Studies in 1981. She has appeared in the character of Judge Janice Goldberg on the television drama Law & Order. Her commentaries on American life, predicated on living at New York City all of her adult life, are comparable to those of Dorothy Parker.

Biography from Wikipedia and the Paris Review (interview)

Additional quotes from Wikiquote. Wikiquote entries are often "sourced" and may include items longer than those included here, particularly for poets, lyricists, and dramatists.

Fran Lebowitz quotes:

Quotes found : 140 — (15 per page, this is page 1 of 10) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next


Click here to find books by Fran Lebowitz at Amazon.com

Quotes found : 140 — (15 per page, this is page 1 of 10) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next

Please report any problems on this page! If you see any typos, incorrect attributions, deformed characters, or any other problem with this page, we want to fix it as soon as possible. Please click here to report errors.

Feel free to search through 88,269 quotes.
    by text
 by author

Note: Do not use titles in author searches, we don't use them, including president, senator, prime minister, king, queen, saint, pope, or doctor, or abbreviations thereof. See explanation here.